Questar Company Profile (NYSE:STR)

About Questar (NYSE:STR)

Questar logoDominion Questar Corp, formerly Questar Corporation, is an integrated natural gas holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries is principally engaged in three lines of business, which include Questar Gas Company (Questar Gas), which provides retail natural gas distribution in Utah, Wyoming and Idaho; Wexpro Company (Wexpro), which develops and produces natural gas from cost-of-service reserves for Questar Gas customers, and Questar Pipeline Company, which operates interstate natural gas pipelines and storage facilities in the western the United States and provides other energy services. The Company is also engaged in Corporate and Other operations, which include Questar Fueling Company (Questar Fueling) that builds, owns and operates compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations for fleet operators with medium- and heavy-duty trucks and tractors. Questar Gas distributes gas to customers along the Wasatch Front, Provo, Salt Lake, Ogden and other areas in Utah.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Natural Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Symbol: NYSE:STR
  • CUSIP: 74835610
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $25.10
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $25.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.98
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 19.01%
  • Return on Equity: 9.76%
  • Return on Assets: 3.19%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.73%
  • Current Ratio: 0.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.16%
  • Average Volume: 1.02 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.51

Frequently Asked Questions for Questar (NYSE:STR)

What is Questar's stock symbol?

Questar trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "STR."

How were Questar's earnings last quarter?

Questar Co. (NYSE:STR) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $174.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $219.70 million. Questar had a return on equity of 9.76% and a net margin of 19.01%. Questar's revenue was down 12.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.23 earnings per share. View Questar's Earnings History.

Who are some of Questar's key competitors?

How do I buy Questar stock?

Shares of Questar can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Questar's stock price today?

One share of Questar stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.06.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Questar (NYSE STR)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  46 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  142 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  188
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Questar (NYSE:STR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Price Target History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Analysts' Ratings History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/19/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$25.00N/AView Rating Details
3/10/2016US Capital AdvisorsDowngradeOverweight -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
11/6/2015Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$24.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Earnings by Quarter for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Questar (NYSE STR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016Q2$0.22$0.20$219.70 million$174.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.51$0.50$467.40 million$456.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.39$0.39$402.23 million$364.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.19$0.18$181.25 million$142.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.22$0.23$230.04 million$199.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.48$0.48$457.10 million$428.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.37$0.35$397.36 million$373.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.18$0.22$145.10 million$157.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.22$0.23$227.20 million$201.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.47$0.48$489.60 million$456.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.37$0.39$403.41 million$397.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.17$0.19$198.41 million$149.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.21$0.22$239.44 million$195.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.43$0.41$469.92 million$476.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.35$0.36$381.19 million$343.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.18$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.22$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.33$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.17$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.20$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.41$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.32$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.32 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Most Recent Dividend:9/12/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.88
Dividend Yield:3.51%
Dividend Growth:0.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:79.28% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
67.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
66.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:37 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Questar (NYSE:STR)

Dividend History by Quarter for Questar (NYSE STR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.42%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 78.94%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/13/2016Kevin W HadlockCFOSell4,175$25.03$104,500.25View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Colleen Larkin BellVPSell1,194$25.01$29,861.94View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Kevin W HadlockCFOSell2,006$24.81$49,768.86View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016Colleen Larkin BellVPSell2,000$24.78$49,560.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015J T McmanusDirectorSell5,000$18.92$94,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Colleen Larkin BellVPSell1,706$18.99$32,396.94View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Colleen Larkin BellVPSell2,163$23.01$49,770.63View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015James R LivseyEVPSell16,952$23.65$400,914.80View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Bruce A WilliamsonDirectorBuy22,000$22.75$500,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015James R LivseyEVPSell11,684$26.00$303,784.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$25.99$519,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$26.00$520,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$25.24$504,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$25.07$501,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Kelly B MaxfieldVPSell15,000$25.04$375,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Kelly B MaxfieldVPSell4,900$25.00$122,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell25,000$25.00$625,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell25,000$24.63$615,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$24.25$485,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell25,000$23.97$599,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014J T McmanusDirectorBuy5,000$24.28$121,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Colleen Larkin BellVPSell1,481$22.45$33,248.45View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell2,226$23.75$52,867.50View SEC Filing  
7/11/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell10,000$24.19$241,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell10,000$24.40$244,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell20,000$23.83$476,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell10,000$23.89$238,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Latest Headlines for Questar (NYSE:STR)
DateHeadline logoBaron Funds Comments on Dominion Midstream Partners - October 6 at 10:49 AM logoHead to Head Survey: WGL Holdings (WGL) and Questar (STR) - October 1 at 6:32 PM logoAnalyzing Questar (STR) and WGL Holdings (WGL) - September 27 at 4:28 AM logoHead to Head Review: WGL Holdings (WGL) and Questar (STR) - September 13 at 12:40 AM logoContrasting Questar (STR) and JP Energy Partners (JPEP) - September 3 at 6:40 PM logoCritical Contrast: Questar (STR) versus Piedmont Natural Gas (PNY) - August 20 at 4:22 AM logoAtmos Energy Corporation (ATO) versus Questar (STR) Head-To-Head Review - August 18 at 8:10 PM logoFinancial Analysis: Questar (NYSE:STR) versus Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO) - August 11 at 3:14 PM logoFinancial Review: Questar (NYSE:STR) & Spire (SR) - August 3 at 4:16 PM logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Questar (STR) and Northwest Natural Gas (NWN) - August 2 at 2:46 PM logoFinancial Contrast: Questar (STR) and Piedmont Natural Gas (PNY) - July 22 at 12:12 PM logo414 Light St. apartments to begin pre-leasing this summer - March 2 at 8:09 PM logoAmerican Natural Gas buys two companies, adds 18 motor fuel stations in eight states - December 21 at 9:25 AM logoANG buys two companies, adds 16 motor fuel stations in eight states - December 21 at 8:03 AM logoHSBC Ups Alibaba Investment by 22,000% - December 15 at 6:26 AM logoDominion Midstream closes acquisition of Questar Pipeline - December 1 at 6:19 PM logo[$$] Dominion Midstream to Acquire Questar From Dominion Resources - November 13 at 11:32 AM logoDominion Midstream Is In Need Of Some Transparency - October 17 at 7:22 PM logoQuestar Corporation -- Moody's Downgrades Questar Corp. to Prime-2 from Prime-1 (Rating to be Withdrawn); Affirms Questar Gas and Questar Pipeline - September 21 at 7:00 PM logoDominion Resources, Questar Complete Merger (D) - September 20 at 10:49 AM logoDominion, Questar Finish Proposed Merger (D, STR) - September 19 at 11:22 AM logoAvis Budget Group (CAR) Has Gapped Up After Addition To S&P MidCap 400 - September 16 at 11:02 AM logoAvis Budget swapped in for Questar in S&P MidCap 400 Index - September 16 at 11:02 AM logoDominion-Questar merger approved by Wyoming regulator - September 15 at 1:51 PM logoQUESTAR CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits - August 25 at 7:51 PM logoQuestar Corporation (STR) Misses Q2 EPS by 2c - August 4 at 10:49 AM logoQuestar Reports Second-Quarter 2016 Adjusted Earnings of $35.4 Million, $0.20 Per Diluted Share - August 3 at 7:59 PM



Questar (STR) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

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